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UC Blue (University of California) School Color


Color Name: UC Blue (University of California)
Hex Color Code: #1295D8
RGB Color Code: RGB(18, 149, 216)
CMYK Values *: 91.7%, 31.0%, 0.0%, 15.3%
Pantone PMS 299 C








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University of California’s primary colors are Pantone 299 (UC Blue) and Pantone 116 (UC Gold), used in branding and communications.

What color is UC Blue (University of California)?

UC Blue (University of California) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for UC Blue (University of California) is #1295D8, and the RGB color code is RGB(18, 149, 216).

In the RGB color model, UC Blue (University of California) has a red value of 18, a green value of 149, and a blue value of 216. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 91.7% cyan, 31.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 15.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 200.3° (degrees), 84.6 % saturation, and 45.9 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, UC Blue (University of California) has a hue of 200.3° (degrees), 91.7 % saturation and 84.7 % brightness/value.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


UC Blue (University of California) (Other - School) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(18, 149, 216)

Red 18 (7.1%)
Green 149 (58.4%)
Blue 216 (84.7%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 200.3°
Saturation 84.62 %.
Lightness 45.88 %.
LRV ~ 26.6 %
Munsell Color System 4.6B 5.7/13.6
XYZ X : 23.39
Y : 26.58
Z : 68.86
YXY Y1 : 26.58
X : 0.2
Y2 : 0.22
CMY C : 92.94%
M : 41.57%
Y : 15.29%

CMYK

Cyan 91.67%
Magenta 31.02%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 15.29%

HSV/HSB

Hue 200.3°
Saturation 91.67 %.
Brightness / Value 84.71 %.
CIE-Lab L : 58.58
A : -8.15
B : -43.08
CIE-Lch L : 58.58
C : 43.84
H : 259.29
CIE-Luv L : 58.58
U : -37.33
V : -66.88
Hunter-Lab L : 51.56
A : -9.24
B : -43.1




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Color Combinations


UC Blue (University of California) - #1295D8 Color Schemes and Palettes


Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of UC Blue (University of California). The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

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UC Blue (University of California) - #1295D8 Tints and Shades


UC Blue (University of California) #1295d8 Shades


UC Blue (University of California) #1295d8 Tints






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